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Appsody is an open source project that includes a set of tools and capabilities you can use to build cloud-native applications. Using a powerful, intuitive CLI, you can develop applications in a continuous, containerized run, test, and debug environment and then build and deploy to Kubernetes. A core component of Appsody is a set of pre-configured stacks and templates for a growing set of popular open source runtimes and frameworks, including Node.js, Eclipse Microprofile, Quarkus, Spring Boot, and more. These stacks act as a foundation on which to build applications for Kubernetes and Knative deployments. Appsody Stacks support a range…
Aug 20, 2019
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Aug 01, 2019
This code pattern is a Node.js web application for a conceptual health records system designed to showcase how Kubernetes-based microservices modernize a traditional application using the OpenShift Source-to-Image toolkit.
Featured | Blog
Jul 16, 2019
Kabanero, Appsody, and Codewind are three open source projects from IBM that developers can use to build cloud-native apps faster for Kubernetes environments.
Sep 17, 2019
Set up a containerized PostgreSQL database using Kubernetes and configure it as a Hyperledger Fabric wallet.
Sep 13, 2019
This tutorial shows how to build and test cloud functions that connect devices and applications to your blockchain.
Sep 12, 2019
Artificial intelligenceDeep learning+
Process image, video, audio, or text data using deep learning models from the Model Asset Exchange in Node-RED flows.
Sep 09, 2019
This code pattern showcases blockchain-enabled crowdfunding using a Hyperledger Fabric network to build a platform to aid crowdfunding that creates trust, accountability, and operational transparency.
Aug 27, 2019
Kickstart your project with Red Hat OpenShift on IBM Cloud: Scaffold a Node.js or Express web app and manage, provision, deploy, track, and repair multiple containers.
Aug 21, 2019
Learn about Codewind, a solution that provides extensions to popular IDEs, so you can use the workflow and IDE you already know to build applications in containers.
Aug 19, 2019
Artificial intelligenceCloud Foundry+
The new Watson Conversation Slots feature allows you to create a complex dialog with fewer nodes. Using slots in this example, we can define the fields in one dialog node and handle the logic in a single node.
Aug 15, 2019
Learn how to use API Connect for OAuth functions, App Connect for API orchestration, and Node.js to develop a secure microservices-based banking application.
Aug 09, 2019
See how a fictional health care company uses cloud technology to access data stored on z/OS systems.
LoopBack was awarded the 2019 API Award for the 'Best in API Middleware' category. Learn more about the award and what made LoopBack stand out.
Aug 08, 2019
The IBM Developer podcast is the place where developers hear all about open topics and technologies.
Aug 06, 2019
Create a banking chatbot with conversation, natural language understanding, anger detection, and answer discovery from FAQ documents.
Aug 05, 2019
Take a look at new MAX models for natural language processing tasks and new pens on CodePen.
This code pattern shows how to modernize a Java EE application running on Open Liberty by transforming it into Kubernetes-based microservices. It demonstrates steps to create a container image of a RESTful application for a conceptual health records system connected to a MySQL database and deployed in an enterprise Kubernetes…
Jul 31, 2019
Use IBM Blockchain Platform and IBM Kubernetes Service to build a Node.js application for global finance.
Jul 22, 2019
Build a Node.js chatbot using Watson Assistant and Elasticsearch that can run on either Kubernetes or Cloud Foundry.
Integrate your Alexa skill with a serverless action and have a conversation about the weather, build your own conversation, or choose a conversation from the Bot Asset Exchange.
Kabanero is an open source project that brings together foundational open source technologies into a modern microservices-based framework.
Jul 12, 2019
This sample code shows how to convert, enhance, and analyze images uploaded from a web application to the cloud. Serverless is a natural choice for this type of processing because your functions will be run on demand and at scale.
Artificial intelligenceIBM PowerAI+
This code pattern demonstrates how to use PowerAI Vision Object Detection to detect and label objects within an image.
Jul 11, 2019
In this episode, Node collaborator Sam Roberts talks about his work in the Security Working Group, TLS 1.3, OpenSSL, cryptography and more.
Jul 10, 2019
Jul 08, 2019
Use Watson Discovery to create an AI-powered chatbot that provides a webhook to call out to other services for additional sources of information, instead of simple predefined responses.
Jul 03, 2019
Guidance on how to develop applications that are resilient to temporary network blips. This article shows an example of using retry logic in a Redis client library to illustrate the steps you can take to design a self-healing connection to a persistent data store or a cache.
Jul 02, 2019
We are happy to announce the release of version 1.0.0 of our open-source library OpenAPI-to-GraphQL which allows you to use your existing REST API portfolio to build easy-to-use GraphQL interfaces.
Jul 01, 2019
Learn how to use the `-inspect` flag and the inspector module to profile your slow code in Node.js.
Jun 28, 2019
Build a cognitive news search and trends web app using Node.js and the Watson Discovery service.
Walk through a working example of a web application that queries and manipulates data from the Watson Discovery Service. Use Watson Knowledge Studio to enhance the data enrichments, and then use the app's UI components as a starting point for developing your own Watson Discovery Service applications.
Jun 25, 2019
Translate APIs described by OpenAPI Specifications (OAS) or Swagger into GraphQL
Jun 20, 2019
Learn about the basics of promises, including what they are, how to create them, and how to use them most effectively.
Jun 19, 2019
Learn how I upgraded a Node.js-addon written in C++ to run on Node.js 12.
May 30, 2019
Curious what's going on in the Node.js community? Node collaborator Gireesh Punathil talks about the new Diagnostic Report utility which was recently brought into the Node.js core to help developers identify almost all scenarios of Node.js application anomalies in production.
May 21, 2019
Analyze social media after a natural disaster for insights that are useful to victims and first responders
May 20, 2019
The OpenWhisk community began prototyping OpenWhisk runtime environments, specifically Node.js, so OpenWhisk actions can be deployed and run on Knative. This tutorial shows how to experiment with IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service and see how it differs from other environments.
With its distributed ledger, smart contracts, and non-repudiation capabilities, blockchain is revolutionizing the way financial organizations do business, and the insurance industry is no exception. This code pattern shows you how to implement a web-based blockchain app using Hyperledger Fabric to facilitate insurance sales and claims.
May 17, 2019
Follow the steps to build a cloud-ready Express.js application and deploy it on IBM Cloud.
May 16, 2019
ContainersIBM Cloud Pak for Applications+
Learn best practices for managing memory in container-based Node.js applications.
May 13, 2019
Learning about LoopBack? We've got 4 helpful resources to help you get started with the API creation framework.
May 10, 2019
Web developer and YouTuber Wes Bos takes off on the IBM Developer Drone Challenge. In part 1, Wes dives into the hardware, documentation, and required programming, and then it's time to roll up his sleeves and get coding.
Web developer and YouTuber Wes Bos has his DJI Tello drone flying and now wants to use React to create a user interface to control his flight patterns. Join Wes as he hammers out his code and uses the interface to perform some fancy flying maneuvers.
Apr 27, 2019
See how a health records system is modernized with cloud technology from legacy mainframe code.
Apr 26, 2019
API ManagementHybrid Cloud+
This tutorial addresses how both API providers and API consumers interact with API Connect as an API hub. We cover basic concepts and show API providers how to use Node.js for internal service and how to use Node.js in an application for the API consumer to call the API.
Apr 25, 2019
In this blog post, we look at some of the issues you need to be aware of and what you need to do when you migrate your Node.js application to use TLS 1.3.
Apr 23, 2019
Node.js 12 was released this week. Learn what diagnostic, security, and performance features that we're most excited about.
Apr 16, 2019
Get some quick tips for how to get syntax validation, schema validation, and highlighting working with GraphQL.
Apr 12, 2019
This code pattern demonstrates using push notifications with a serverless back end. When you use a serverless approach for back-end mobile apps, you can run your code or functions based on events. It's easy to create functions that you can schedule to run at specific times, and you can automate…
Apr 05, 2019
Set up a Hyperledger Fabric network on IBM Blockchain Platform, instantiate a smart contract, and develop a Node.js web application with the Hyperledger Fabric SDK to interact with the deployed network.
Mar 28, 2019
Use an open source object detector deep learning model to display and filter objects recognized in an image in a web application.
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